Cahincic
Cahincic Ca*hin"cic, a. Pertaining to, or derived from, cahinca, the native name of a species of Brazilian {Chiococca}, perhaps {Chiococca racemosa}; as, cahincic acid. [1913 Webster]

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  • Chiococca racemosa — Cahincic Ca*hin cic, a. Pertaining to, or derived from, cahinca, the native name of a species of Brazilian {Chiococca}, perhaps {Chiococca racemosa}; as, cahincic acid. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Cahinca root — Ca*hin ca root [Written also {cainca root}.] [See {Cahincic}.] (Bot.) The root of an American shrub ({Chiococca racemosa}), found as far north as Florida Keys, from which cahincic acid is obtained; also, the root of the South American {Chiococca… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cainca root — Cahinca root Ca*hin ca root [Written also {cainca root}.] [See {Cahincic}.] (Bot.) The root of an American shrub ({Chiococca racemosa}), found as far north as Florida Keys, from which cahincic acid is obtained; also, the root of the South… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chiococca anguifuga — Cahinca root Ca*hin ca root [Written also {cainca root}.] [See {Cahincic}.] (Bot.) The root of an American shrub ({Chiococca racemosa}), found as far north as Florida Keys, from which cahincic acid is obtained; also, the root of the South… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Chiococca racemosa — Cahinca root Ca*hin ca root [Written also {cainca root}.] [See {Cahincic}.] (Bot.) The root of an American shrub ({Chiococca racemosa}), found as far north as Florida Keys, from which cahincic acid is obtained; also, the root of the South… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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